The Army was the original source of the V-Disc records, with their first being issued in October of 1943.The Army’s V-Disc project provided a monthly 'care' package of music specially recorded for troops overseas. Soldiers fighting a far-flung war welcomed these musical snapshots of life back home.The V-Disc project actually began in June 1941, six months before the United States' involvement in World War II, when Captain Howard Bronson was assigned to the Army's Recreation and Welfare... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: AFRS, WWII, Bing Crosby, Mills Brothers, Mitchell Ayers, Count Bassie, Earl Hines, Dick Haymes,...
Episodes of the old-time radio anthology series "Theater Guild on the Air". favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Theater Guild on the Air, Theatre Guild on the Air, United States Steel, U.S. Steel
Old Time Radio Programs. "Henry....Henry Aldrich......Coming Mother." Sadly not many of these programs are left today. Here Is what I have in my Collection. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Aldrich Family
Complete set of available episodes for the radio anthology series "Studio One". Lost Episodes: #8 - Mysterious Mickey Finn #29 - Young Man of Manhattan #36 - Confidential Agent #37 - Wednesday's Child #41 - Golden Boy #51 - Pride and Prejudice #61 - Topaz favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Studio One, Studio 1
The Chase is an exciting Old Time Radio series in which every episode contains, well, a chase. It may be an adventure story, a crime story, or even science fiction, but there will always be a chase. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topic: Chase, The Chase, adventure, crime, science fiction, OTR, Old Time Radio
DRAGNET Dragnet, the brainchild of Jack Webb, may very well be the most well-remembered, and the best, radio police drama series. From September, 1949 through February 1957, Dragnet's 30 minute shows, broadcast on NBC, brought to radio true police stories in a low-key, documentary style. The origins of Dragnet can be traced to a semi-documentary film, "He Walked by Night" from 1948, in which Webb had a small role. Both employed the same Los Angeles Police Department technical adviser,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Dragnet, Jack Webb,...
Episodes from the radio anthology series "Screen Guild Theater". favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Screen Guild Theater, Screen Guild Theatre, Screen Actors Guild
Radio shows featuring Fred Allen. Read about Fred Allen's career on wikipedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_Allen. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: fred allen, old time radio
THE BIG SHOW In 1950, the advent of television was not only causing concern in the film industry but radio was beginning to feel the effect as well. In short, audiences were dwindling. To combat the problem, NBC spent lots of money to produce The Big Show, a 90 minute radio program which would feature famous guests performing skits, songs, and comedic routines. Tallulah Bankhead was asked to host the show. She had guested in various radio programs in the past but had never done anything on an... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Big Show, The, The...
SINGLES AND DOUBLES COLLECTION: A - C This is a work in progress. This OTRR Collection is a Non-Certified one, containing series in which currently only one or two episodes are known to exist -- hence the name: "Singles and Doubles Collection". Almost every type genre is included. Radio -- called by some The Theater of the Mind -- has been with us since 1920 when stations WWJ of Detroit and KDKA of Pittsburg made the first regular commercial broadcasts. The first program aimed at... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, OTRR Updated Release,...
This series ran from 6/3/49 to 2/26/57 on NBC at various times and days and starred Jack Webb as Detective Sergeant Joe Friday. Various partners throughout the show's run were Sergeant Ben Romero (Barton Yarborough), Ed Jacobs (Barney Phillips), and Officer Frank Smith (Ben Alexander). Webb was the creator/Director of the series and wanted everything to be as authentic as possible, down to the last sound effect. The stories were based on actual police files and "the names were changed to... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: dragnet, radio, dragnet radio show, jack webb, joe friday
The Stan Freberg Show was a weekly radio comedy show that ran on the CBS Radio Network for only fifteen episodes in 1957–58. The show, starring comedian Stan Freberg and featuring the vocal talents of Daws Butler, June Foray, and Peter Leeds and the musical direction of Billy May, ran in the 7 p.m. timeslot previously occupied by The Jack Benny Program. The show was produced by Pete Barnum with sound effects by Bill James and Gene Twombly. Despite its short run, the show managed to develop... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: stan, freberg, comedy, radio, old time radio, daws butler, june foray
Old Time Radio Programs. Very well done Mystery Series. Download Whole directory Page 1 You Are On Page 2 Page 3 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Final Page favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Suspense
Complete old-time radio series "Mystery in the Air", hosted by and starring Peter Lorre. Lost Episodes: 1945 Season (Stonewall Jackson series starring Jackson Beck): All 12 Episodes 1947 Season: #1 The Tell-Tell Heart #2 Leiningen Versus The Ants #3 The Touch of Your Hand #4 The Interruption #5 Nobody Loves Me favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
Old Time Radio Programs. Very well done Mystery series. You are on Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Final Page favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 33 reviews ) Topic: Old Time Radio